On the third anniversary of the Great Eastern Japan Earthquake, Zapuni LLC are proud to release ‘By Your Side’ an animated music video two years in the making, set to Sade's Grammy-nominated song. This powerful and beautiful film is directed by Tsuneo Goda and the award-winning stop motion animation company dwarf, who are responsible for the hit TV series ‘Domo-kun’ and ‘Komaneko.’
Anime merchandise and apparel manufacturer Cospa will be releasing costume sets under their Cospatio high-quality cosplay brand name based on “Kantai Collection”. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
Japan's Nasu Highland amusement park is about to get a massive infusion of giant mecha via an upcoming “Mobile Suit Gundam” special exhibition. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
On March 14th, the J-World Tokyo theme park, based on the stories and characters featured in the Jump series of manga periodicals, will reveal its newest additions and improvements, including new areas based on series “Kuroko no Basuke”, “Gintama”, and “The Prince of Tennis”. Read on for full details courtesy of YATTAR JAPAN!
The “Evangelion and Japanese Swords” exhibition, a mix of anime worship and ancient craftsmanship, is leaving Japan for dates in Paris and Madrid. Pics and info, courtesy of YATTAR JAPAN, after the jump!
Figure and model company Kotobukiya will be releasing a 1/8th scale figure of humanoid automaton Yaya from anime series Unbreakable Machine-Doll. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
Hear ye, hear ye! Anime-Planet, the premier recommendation database for anime and manga, now supports in-depth Crunchyroll video integration, allowing allow users to list, rate, review, and even watch Crunchyroll shows direct from Anime-Planet. Read on for full details!
Nintendo fanatics, take note! Preorders for a golf bag based on legendary video game series Super Mario Bros., complete with Super Mushrooms, 1Up Mushrooms, and Fire Flowers have begun! YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
Akuma from Capcom's fighting game Street Fighter IV will soon be immortalized in the form of a 1/6th scale figure complete with LED light up eyes. Pics and info courtesy of YATTAR JAPAN after the jump!
Figure and toy company Vertex will be releasing a 1/7th scale figure of character Mitsuru Kirijo from the hit video game Persona 4 Arena. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
To promote today's theatrical release of the Bodacious Space Pirates: Abyss of Hyperspace anime film, a theme shop has been opened at the Shinjuku 0101 Annex department store in Tokyo. YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!
On February 1st, anime studio Gainax, known for series such as Neon Genesis Evangelion, opened the “Gainax Theater”, a rental space in Yonago, Tottori Prefecture. YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!
Toy and model company Alter will be releasing a figure of main character Asuka from anime series “Senran Kagura”. The results are spicy and YATTAR NEWS brings us pics and info after the jump!